Where there’s sludge there’s, um, ferrocene?
Poisons may seem to be a murderer’s perfect accomplice, but chemists can always persuade them to betray their secrets, says Philip Ball
Buying in screening compounds directly feels like cutting out the synthetic chemist middleman, says Derek Lowe
We can find chemistry everywhere, but sometimes it doesn’t want to be found
Measuring R&D productivity is a thorny issue. Dennis Lendrem urges the pharmaceutical industry to learn from its mistakes.
Karl Collins applauds the simplicity of adding silicon to heterocycles with KOtBu
PhD courses must prepare students for a life after research, says Mark Peplow